These 3 Stocks Saw Trading Price Swings This Past Week Post Earnings

Hormel Foods Corp. (NYSE:HRL) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 4.17% to $0.46 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.48 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 6.95% to $2.15 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Hormel Foods Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.46 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.49. It missed the average revenue estimate of $2.19 billion.

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Spartan Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:SPTN) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 4.35% to $0.48 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.46 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 3.57% to $592.8 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Spartan Stores Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.48 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.37. It beat the average revenue estimate of $586.45 million.

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Campbell Soup Co. (NYSE:CPB) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 10.71% to $0.62 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.56 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 14.99% to $2.09 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Campbell Soup Co. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.62 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.56. It beat the average revenue estimate of $2.04 billion.

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